Carnegie Hall Presents

Vienna: City of Dreams

Series Events

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 | 8 PM
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Vienna State Opera
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Vienna State Opera
    Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
  • Ricarda Merbeth, Soprano
  • Zoryana Kushpler, Mezzo-Soprano
  • Peter Seiffert, Tenor
  • Günther Groissböck, Bass
  • New York Choral Artists
    Joseph Flummerfelt, Chorus Director

Program

  • SCHOENBERG Friede auf Erden
  • BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 9
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 | 8 PM
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor

Program

  • MOZART Symphony No. 28
  • JOHANNES MARIA STAUD On Comparative Meteorology
  • BRUCKNER Symphony No. 6
Bruckner's Symphony No. 6 (Scherzo)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra | Horst Stein, Conductor
Denon
Thursday, February 27, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Kristian Bezuidenhout
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Kristian Bezuidenhout, Fortepiano

Program

  • C. P. E. BACH Rondo in C Minor, Wq. 59, No. 4
  • MOZART Piano Suite in C Major, K. 399
  • MOZART Minuet in D Major, K. 355
  • MOZART Gigue, K. 574
  • C. P. E. BACH Sonata in E Minor, Wq. 59, No. 1
  • MOZART Rondo in A Minor, K. 511
  • MOZART Prelude and Fugue in C Major, K. 394
  • MOZART Piano Sonata in A Major, K. 331

  • Encore:
  • MOZART Andante Cantabile from Piano Sonata in C Major, K330
Mozart's Fantasia in C Minor, K. 475
Kristian Bezuidenhout, Fortepiano
Harmonia Mundi
Friday, February 28, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Ensemble ACJW
The Academy—a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School, and the Weill Music Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Ensemble ACJW
    ·· Stuart Breczinski, Oboe
    ·· Liam Burke, Clarinet
    ·· Nanci Belmont, Bassoon
    ·· Laura Weiner, Horn
    ·· Tyler Wottrich, Piano
    ·· Grace Park, Violin
    ·· Clara Lyon, Violin
    ·· Michelle Ross, Violin
    ·· John Stulz, Viola
    ·· Megan Griffin, Viola
    ·· Alice Yoo, Cello
    ·· Hannah Collins, Cello
    ·· Doug Balliett, Bass

Program

  • MOZART Quintet for Piano and Winds in E-flat Major, K. 452
  • GEORG FRIEDRICH HAAS Anachronism (NY Premiere, commissioned by Carnegie Hall)
  • SCHOENBERG Verklärte Nacht
Schoenberg's Verklärte Nacht (Sehr breit und langsam)
Juilliard String Quartet | Yo-Yo Ma, Cello
Sony
Friday, February 28, 2014 | 8 PM
Vienna State Opera
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Berg's Wozzeck (opera in concert)
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna State Opera
  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Franz Welser-Möst, Conductor
  • Matthias Goerne, Baritone (Wozzeck)
  • Evelyn Herlitzius, Soprano (Marie)
  • Monika Bohinec, Mezzo-Soprano (Margret)
  • Herbert Lippert, Tenor (Drum Major)
  • Thomas Ebenstein, Tenor (Andres)
  • Wolfgang Bankl, Bass (Doctor)
  • Herwig Pecoraro, Tenor (Captain)
  • Andreas Hörl, Bass (First Apprentice)
  • Clemens Unterreiner, Baritone (Second Apprentice)
  • Peter Jelosits, Tenor (Madman)
  • Franz Gruber, Tenor (Soldier)
  • Vienna State Opera Chorus
    Thomas Lang, Chorus Director
  • Members of the Brooklyn Youth Chorus
    Dianne Berkun-Menaker, Artistic Director

Program

  • BERG Wozzeck (concert performance)
Berg's Wozzeck (Act III: "Marie's Room")
Vienna State Opera Orchestra | Claudio Abbado, Conductor | Hildegard Behrens, Soprano
Deutsche Grammophon
Saturday, March 1, 2014 | 1 PM
Discovery Day: Franz Schubert's Last Years
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Graham Johnson, Keynote Speaker, Music Director, and Pianist
  • Susanna Phillips, Soprano
  • Nicholas Phan, Tenor
  • John Brancy, Baritone
  • Alicia Lee, Clarinet
  • Jasper String Quartet
    ·· J Freivogel, Violin
    ·· Sae Chonabayashi, Violin
    ·· Sam Quintal, Viola
    ·· Rachel Henderson Freivogel, Cello
  • Andrew Janss, Cello
  • Greg McFadden, Actor
  • Michael Siberry, Actor
  • Jennifer Van Dyck, Actor
Schubert's Der Winterabend
Graham Johnson, Piano | Christopher Maltman, Tenor
Wigmore Hall Live
Saturday, March 1, 2014 | 8 PM
Vienna State Opera
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Strauss's Salome (opera in concert)
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna State Opera
  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Andris Nelsons, Conductor
  • Gun-Brit Barkmin, Soprano (Salome)
  • Tomasz Konieczny, Bass-Baritone (Jochanaan)
  • Gerhard A. Siegel, Tenor (Herodes)
  • Jane Henschel, Mezzo-Soprano (Herodias)
  • Carlos Osuna, Tenor (Narraboth)
  • Ulrike Helzel, Mezzo-Soprano (Page)
  • Norbert Ernst, Tenor (First Jew)
  • Michael Roider, Tenor (Second Jew)
  • James Kryshak, Tenor (Third Jew)
  • Thomas Ebenstein, Tenor (Fourth Jew)
  • Walter Fink, Bass (Fifth Jew)
  • Adam Plachetka, Bass-Baritone (First Nazarene)
  • Marcus Pelz, Bass (Second Nazarene)
  • Dan Paul Dumitrescu, Bass (First Soldier)
  • Il Hong, Bass (Second Soldier)
  • Jens Musger, Bass (A Cappadocian)
  • Gerhard Reiterer, Tenor (A Slave)

Program

  • R. STRAUSS Salome (concert performance)
R. Strauss's Salome ("Dance of the Seven Veils")
Vienna State Opera | Karl Böhm, Conductor
Opera d'Oro
Sunday, March 2, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Leonidas Kavakos
Enrico Pace
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
  • Enrico Pace, Piano

Program

  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 6 in A Major, Op. 30, No. 1
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 3 in E-flat Major, Op. 12, No. 3
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 2 in A Major, Op. 12, No. 2
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 7 in C Minor, Op. 30, No. 2

  • Encore:
  • SCHUBERT Andantino from Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, D. 574, "Duo"
Monday, March 3, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Leonidas Kavakos
Enrico Pace
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
  • Enrico Pace, Piano

Program

  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 4 in A Minor, Op. 23
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 5 in F Major, Op. 24, "Spring"
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 10 in G Major, Op. 96

  • Encore:
  • BEETHOVEN Allegro Vivace from Violin Sonata No. 8 in G Major, Op. 30, No. 3
Wednesday, March 5, 2014 | 8 PM
Matthias Goerne
Christoph Eschenbach
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Matthias Goerne, Baritone
  • Christoph Eschenbach, Piano

Program

  • SCHUBERT Die schöne Müllerin
Schubert's Die schöne Müllerin ("Die böse Farbe")
Matthias Goerne, Baritone | Christoph Eschenbach, Piano
Harmonia Mundi
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Leonidas Kavakos
Enrico Pace
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
  • Enrico Pace, Piano

Program

  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Major, Op. 12, No.1
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 8 in G Major, Op. 30, No. 3
  • BEETHOVEN Violin Sonata No. 9 in A Major, Op. 47, "Kreutzer"

  • Encores:
  • KREISLER “Caprice Viennois,” Op. 2
  • KREISLER “Schön Rosmarin” from Old Viennese Melodies
  • KREISLER "Liebesfreud" from Old Viennese Melodies
Friday, March 7, 2014 | 10 PM
Fennesz
Mahler Remixed
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Fennesz, Guitar and Electronics
    Lillevan, Video
Saturday, March 8, 2014 | 9:30 PM
Zawinul Legacy Band
Zankel Hall

Performers

  • Zawinul Legacy Band
    ·· Scott Kinsey, Keyboards
    ·· Hadrien Feraud, Bass
    ·· Robert Thomas Jr., Percussion and Hand Drums
    ·· Michael Baker, Drums
    ·· Katisse Buckingham, Saxophones and Flutes
Thursday, March 13, 2014 | 8 PM
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Andris Nelsons, Conductor

Program

  • HAYDN Symphony No. 90 in C Major
  • BRAHMS Variations on a Theme by Haydn in B-flat Major, Op. 56a
  • BRAHMS Symphony No. 3

  • Encore:
  • J. STRAUSS JR. "Seid umschlungen Millionen": Waltz, Op. 443
Brahms's Symphony No. 3 (Andante)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra | Leonard Bernstein, Conductor
Deutsche Grammophon
Friday, March 14, 2014 | 7:30 PM
Hugo Wolf Quartet
Weill Recital Hall

Performers

  • Hugo Wolf Quartet
    ·· Sebastian Gürtler, Violin
    ·· Régis Bringolf, Violin
    ·· Thomas Selditz, Viola
    ·· Florian Berner, Cello

Program

  • HAYDN String Quartet in E-flat Major, Op. 33, No. 2, "Joke"
  • BERG Lyric Suite
  • SCHUBERT String Quartet in G Major, D. 887
Schubert's String Quartet in G Major, D. 887 (Allegro assai)
Hugo Wolf Quartet
VMS
Saturday, March 15, 2014 | 8 PM
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Christoph Eschenbach, Conductor
  • Juliane Banse, Soprano

Program

  • SCHUBERT Symphony No. 8, "Unfinished"
  • MAHLER Symphony No. 4
Mahler's Symphony No. 4 (Sehr behaglich)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra | Claudio Abbado, Conductor | Anne Sofie von Otter, Mezzo-Soprano
Deutsche Grammophon
Sunday, March 16, 2014 | 7 PM
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
    Zubin Mehta, Conductor
  • Gil Shaham, Violin
  • Diana Damrau, Soprano
  • New York Choral Artists
    Joseph Flummerfelt, Chorus Director

Program

  • NICOLAI Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor
  • WEBERN Six Pieces, Op. 6
  • NICOLAI "Moon Chorus" from The Merry Wives of Windsor
  • WOLF "Der Feuerreiter"
  • MOZART "Ave Verum Corpus"
  • SCHMIDT Intermezzo from Notre Dame
  • BERGER Legend of Prince Eugene
  • KORNGOLD Violin Concerto
  • JOSEF STRAUSS Delirien Waltz, Op. 212
  • EDUARD STRAUSS Bahn frei! Polka, Op. 45
  • JOHANN STRAUSS JR. Frühlingsstimmen Waltz, Op. 410
  • LANNER Steyrische Tänze
  • J. STRAUSS Cachucha Galop, Op. 97
  • LEHÁR "Meine Lippen sie küssen so heiss" from Giuditta
  • HELLMESBERGER JR. Kleiner Anzeiger Galop, Op. 4

  • Encores:
  • KREISLER "Schön Rosmarin"
  • J. STRAUSS JR. "Klänge der Heimat" from Die Fledermaus
  • J. STRAUSS JR. "Unter Donner und Blitz" Polka Schnell, Op. 324
Korngold's Violin Concerto (Moderato nobile)
London Symphony Orchestra | André Previn, Conductor | Gil Shaham, Violin
Deutsche Grammophon

Subscribe to the 2014–2015 Season

Save up to 27% on tickets, plus get exclusive offers and other great benefits. Review all of the subscriber benefits.